Jim Zarroli Jim Zarroli is a business reporter for NPR News, based at NPR's New York bureau.

Bayer Makes $62 Billion Play For Monsanto

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Three-time Masters winner Phil Mickelson, shown at the Honda Classic golf tournament last year, benefited from insider trading of Dean Foods stock, according to U.S. officials. He has not been charged. Luis M. Alvarez/AP hide caption

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Golfer Phil Mickelson Is Named In Insider Trading Case

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One of Donald Trump's most famous deals involved an effort to acquire control of the Empire State Building in the 1990s. Freddie Scott/FlickrVision/Getty Images hide caption

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The Empire State Building And The Art Of Trump's Deal

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Jennifer Kaiser, a 44-year-old legal assistant from Indianapolis, says her yearly raises are eaten up by expenses. Jim Zarroli/NPR hide caption

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Politics In Real Life: What Wage Stagnation Looks Like For Many Americans

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An engine is assembled at a Cummins plant in Columbus, Ind., in 2007. The Fortune 500 company sells diesel engines around the world. Darron Cummings/AP hide caption

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As Factory Jobs Slip Away, Indiana Voters Have Trade On Their Minds

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The JPMorgan Chase headquarters is seen in New York. Sen. Bernie Sanders has said it and other major banks are too big and powerful. Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Breaking Up The Banks May Be More Complicated Than It Seems

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A police officer stands outside the Mossack Fonseca law firm Tuesday as organized crime prosecutors raid the offices in Panama City. Arnulfo Franco/AP hide caption

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Want To Set Up A Shell Corporation To Hide Your Millions? No Problem

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A woman jogs in Oakland, Calif., last February. Healthier lifestyles may be a reason why poor people live longer in some cities than others. Ben Margot/AP hide caption

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Life Expectancy Study: It's Not Just What You Make, It's Where You Live

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4 Fed Chairs Talk Publically For The First Time About The Job

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Opened in 1983, Trump Tower on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan has been a big part of the Trump brand, promoting an image for glitz and glamour. Mark Lennihan/AP hide caption

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How Will Trump The Brand Survive Trump The Candidate?

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How Might Donald Trump's Campaign Affect His Brand?

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